Definition von languish
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The team is languishing in sixth place in the constructors' championship with one race to go. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The e-mail you send will most definitely get more results than the one languishing in your drafts folder. The Sun (2016)They should loan much more to the regions, and more regularly display objects that too often languish in the vaults. Times, Sunday Times (2016)People who are currently languishing in prison are potential assets to society. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Pearl funds are not the only ones to languish. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The cop is left languishing in prison while the crook makes the most of his new life as an upstanding family man. The Sun (2010)It should always be remembered that anyone languishing in prison for a crime he did not commit is most certainly a victim. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He had languished in Lewes prison for more than a week. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Have you got one languishing somewhere, unused and unloved? The Sun (2013)Wednesday may be languishing in eighteenth place, but have won six of their past eight league games. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In an industry built on kitsch and cliché, acting ability often seems to languish in a distant fourth place. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A number of other high-profile members of the former regime are already languishing in the prison on similar corruption charges. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This is not a business that is moving forwards but one that is languishing and going sideways,' he said. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The Eagles were languishing in 18th place after a bleak winter with zero confidence left in the squad and relegation looked inevitable. The Sun (2015)But if you've got one languishing at the back of a cupboard, pull it out and try the pizza dough programme. The Sun (2013)The UK is languishing in 37th place in the world when it comes to the proportion of the population who are computer engineers. The Sun (2014)
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Britisches Englisch: languish VERB
If someone languishes somewhere, they are forced to remain and suffer in an unpleasant situation.
He continues to languish in prison.
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